ROSARIO – Lionel Messi, Argentine star footballer has finally announced his much anticipated marriage date and declared that he is going to tie the knot with longtime girlfriend Antonella Rocuzzo in June.

The wedding will take place on June 30 in Messi and Antonella Rocuzzo’s hometown of Rosario in Argentina. The couple has been together for the past ten years, and have two sons together.

Barcelona FC’s forward had announced his decision to marry his girlfriend last year, but the date was not announced. It was being anticipated that the couple would get married on June 24, the 30th birthday of Messi, but now it has been made official that the two will say their vows on June 30.